• Virtual Backpack is a way of going “green” while also enhancing ways the district communicates non-emergency information with families. Emergency communications will continue to be sent home.

    Virtual Backpack will include such postings as flyers from local organizations, school newsletters and information from PTA.

    If you are interested in submitting information for posting, please complete the Virtual Backpack Flyer Request Form at least two weeks in advance of the requested posting date. Approval of the materials is at the discretion of the Office of the Superintendent of Schools. Please click on Guidelines for additional information.

Virtual Backpack

  • Programa para padres con hijos adolescentes

    This Parent Group meets every Tuesday in June and July (no group on July 4)  from 6 to 7:30 p.m. This is a support group to help educate parents on the changes that occur in the normal development of adolecents. Learn how to improve you connection with your child, and how to guide them and facilitate their independence. Learn More.

    parent group flyer

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  • Cuentacuentos y Manualidades at the Warren Newport Public Library!
    This summer, Woodland Dual Language Teachers are partnering with the Warren Newport Public Library to bring you storytelling, singing, dancing, and crafts in Spanish.

    Cuentacuentos: Mondays, 6 - 6:45 p.m, June 12 - August 7.
    Manualidades: Fridays, 1 - 1:45, June 9, June 16, July 14, July 21, July 28, Aug. 4

    See the fliers for additional details

    Cuentacuentos flyer manualidades flyer

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  • Back to School Vaccines and Physicals
    Help your child get ready for next school year by scheduling appointments now. 

    • Protect the health of your child and their classmates
    • Help your child focus on learning
    • Keep your child in school 
    • Make sure your child isn't left out of sports/activities


    Lake County Health Department information flyerLake County Health Department Flyer in Spanish

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  • STEM Girls Camp, June 19-23, 2023
    Registration is NOW OPEN!
    STEMgirls Camp includes cool, hands-on activities that help campers explore a wide range of STEM careers! Camp is from 9 am - 3 pm, early drop off and late pick up is available for an additional cost.

    STEMgirls Camp is for girls entering grades 3-8 in Fall 2023.
    Registration is $35 which includes lunch, snacks, a field trip, camp shirt and more! Our theme this summer is Disaster Masters.
    Each day campers will be learning about the science surrounding particular natural disasters and engineer solutions to the problems that result. 

    STEM Camp for Girls

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  • Annual Outrun the Cops, June 10
    The Gurnee Police FOP Social Lodge 266 is hosting the 11th annual Outrun the Cops, Walk for Kids! event on June 10. 
    Register HERE.

    Registration Information for the Annual Outrun the Cops 5k event

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  • Help is Just One Call or Text Away!
    211 is a free, confidential, multilingual, 24/7 helpline to get connected to local health and human services. Call 2-1-1, text your zip code to 898-211 or visit 211LakeCounty.org to get connected.

    211 Lake County Free Help by call or text

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